The Kentucky Kernel's Semester in Photos

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Look back on the fall 2019 semester through the lenses of the Kernel’s award-winning photo staff.

 
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UK president Eli Capilouto talks with a student during UK Fall Move-In 2019 on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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Guy Mendes looks through an old medium format camera while setting it up to make photos in his studio on August 22, 2019, in Lexington, Kentucky.

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UK celebrates after Kentucky freshman forward Jordyn Rhodes scores a goal during the UK vs Bowling Green State University women’s soccer game on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, at the Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK and BG tied 3-3. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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Freshmen attend the iPad Pick-A-Path offered by Apple as part of K Week on Friday, August 23, 2019 in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Natalie Parks | Staff

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Kentucky sophomore forward Mason Visconti tries to kick the ball towards the goal during the UK vs. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville men’s exhibition soccer game on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, at the Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK lost to SIUE 3-2. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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A Sqecial Media employee answers the phone on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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New sorority members run down Rose Street during sorority bid day on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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Current Chi Omega members greet new members during sorority bid day on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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Bar-goers visit and enjoy drinks on the rooftop at Belle's Cocktail House on Friday, September 6, 2019, in downtown Lexington, Ky. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

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A military plane flies over the stadium for Heroes' Day before the game against Eastern Michigan on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 38-17. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Terry Wilson (3) is taken off the field on a cart after suffering a leg injury during the UK vs. Eastern Michigan University football game on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 38-17. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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Light shines into greenhouse 12, part of the Agriculture Science Center North Greenhouse Complex, on Wednesday, September 11, 2019, in Lexington, Kentucky. Greenhouse 12 is often home to plants that are used in various classes in the college. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

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Fans cheer during the SEC Nation show on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at in front of the William T. Young Library in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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Injured Kentucky quarterback Terry Wilson is interviewed during the SEC Nation show on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at in front of the William T. Young Library in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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The sun sets over Kroger Field during the UK vs Florida football game on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. Florida won 29-21. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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Kentucky Wildcats wide receiver Lynn Bowden Jr. (1) walks off the field after the UK vs Florida football game on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. Florida won 29-21. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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UK professor David Stephenson takes photos on his iPhone of his racing pigeons as they are released for training on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, at the industrial park in Lebanon, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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UK men’s basketball newcomers (bottom left to right) Johnny Juzang, Keion Brooks Jr., Tyrese Maxey, Nate Sestina, Kahlil Whitney, and Dontaie Allen pose for the camera during media day on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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Lisa Niblock, a UK senior and plaintiff in the case, speaks during a press conference on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 outside the Fayette County District courthouse in Lexington, Kentucky. A lawsuit was filed at Lexington's federal courthouse alleging that UK officials are discriminating against female athletes by refusing to create varsity sports opportunities. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

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Sophomore guard Ashton Hagans takes a selfie on a fan’s phone during Tent City Live on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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Kentucky freshman forward Kahlil Whitney smiles on the blue carpet before Big Blue Madness on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

 

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Kentucky women's basketball head coach Matthew Mitchell dances to the hit song "Old Town Road" during Big Blue Madness on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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UK seniors Maggie Davis and Jonathon Thomas being introduced as 2019 Homecoming Queen and King during halftime of the UK vs Arkansas football game on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 24-20. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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Candidates for Kentucky governor Matt Bevin and Andy Beshear take part in a debate on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, at the Singletary Center for the Arts on the University of Kentucky campus in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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Kentucky freshman guard Tyrese Maxey puts up a shot during the exhibition game against Georgetown College on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 80-53. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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The Baby Trump balloon was inflated in front of the Fayette county courthouse ahead of President Donald Trump's rally at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky on Monday, Nov. 4, 2019. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

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A Trump supporter walks into Rupp Arena before President Donald Trump’s visit on Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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Democratic candidate, Andy Beshear accompanied by his daughter, walks across stage after victory over Matt Bevin in the election for governor during the democratic campaign watch party on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at the C2 Event Venue in Louisville Kentucky. Photo by Breven Walker | Staff

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Candidate for Kentucky governor Matt Bevin talks to his supporters during the republican ticket election night party on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at the Galt House hotel in Louisville, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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Kentucky sophomore forward EJ Montgomery fights for possession of the ball during Kentucky’s game against Michigan State as part of the State Farm Champions Classic on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. UK won 69-62. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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Tennessee tight end Austin Pope dives for a pass but cannot reach it during the game against Tennessee on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. Tennessee won 17-13. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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The Evansville basketball team celebrates at the end of the Kentucky vs Evansville basketball game on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. UK lost 67-64. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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Kentucky fans walk down the stands carrying a long line of cups during the game against Vanderbilt on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at Vanderbilt Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee. Kentucky won 38-14. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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Aliina Keers leads members of the Iroquois Hunt Club on a hunt on Nov. 24, 2019, in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

5:08:46 DACA

This photo of Santo Toribio Romo, the saint of the immigrants, and a necklace with photos of saints belong to Omar, a Lexington resident protected by DACA. “The necklace with the saints represents protection to me,” Omar said. Omar said the necklace was a gift from his mom when he was young, and he still keeps it in his wallet. Omar said he has heard stories about Santo Toribio Romo, the saint in the larger photo, for a long time. “It’s said that when an immigrant is wanting safe passage on their journey, they pray to him for protection.” Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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Kentucky junior Madison Lilley and sophomore Alli Stumler celebrate a point scored by graduate Student Leah Meyer during the first round game of the DI NCAA Volleyball Tournament against Southeast Missouri State on Friday, Dec. 6, 2019, at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 3 sets to 0. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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Kentucky senior Leah Edmond spikes the ball during the second round game of the DI NCAA Volleyball Tournament against Michigan on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 3-0. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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Kentucky senior Mollie Korth performs on the bars during the Blue/White meet on Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019, at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

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Kentucky sophomore guard Immanuel Quickley passes the ball to Kentucky sophomore guard Ashton Hagans during the Kentucky vs University of Louisville men’s basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 78-70. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

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Kentucky freshman guard Tyrese Maxey claps while running off of the court after the Kentucky vs University of Louisville men’s basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 78-70. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff